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If you live in Elizabeth City or the surrounding area in NC, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Larry Cooper and associates are all licensed veterinarians, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Pasquotank Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. Cooper and Associates are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Elizabeth City veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call (252) 264-3371 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Elizabeth City Veterinarian Clinic is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Elizabeth City pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

At Pasquotank Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Larry Cooper
Elizabeth City Veterinarian | Pasquotank Animal Hospital | (252) 264-3371

1351 US 17 S
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


9:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


9:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Larry Cooper

    Dr. Cooper is the owner of Pasquotank Animal Hospital and has been practicing for over 40 years in veterinary medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree at North Carolina State University and DVM at the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia. He is an active board member at MidAtlantic Christian University. His hobbies include fishing and spending time with his family. Dr. Cooper has four children and six grandchildren. 

  • Dr.

    Dr. Rigler has been practicing for over 5 years at Pasquotank Animal Hospital. She completed her undergraduate degree at North Carolina State University and graduated with her DVM at Oklahoma State University. She participates in FEMA ( Federal Emergency Management Agency) where she cares for search and rescue dogs during natural disasters. Her special interests are in surgery, pathology, and special needs canines. She enjoys spending time with her four cats and five dogs. She also enjoys horse back riding and spending time with her husband and family. 

  • Jordan
    Animal Nurse

    Jordan has been in the veterinary field for 3 years and is a Tampa,Florida native. She shares a home with her husband who is in the Coast Guard, 3 dogs and 5 cats. She also enjoys the company of her horse 'Chucky' during her free time as well as shooting bows in competitions and hunting. 

  • Traci
    Animal Nurse

    Traci has been in the veterinary field for 6 years, but has been an employee here at our facility for 3 years. She is a Weeksville local that enjoys spending time with her fiance, 2 children, and 2 dogs. She also enjoys outdoor activities during her free time. 

  • Diana
    Animal Nurse

    Diana has been in the veterinary field for 6 years. She is originally from Wilson, NC and is married with 1 child, 2 dogs, 5 cats, and a fish. She enjoys gardening and spending time with her family during her free time. 

  • Brandee
    Animal Nurse

    Brandee is an Elizabeth City local that started in the veterinary field with us 3 years ago. She is newly engaged to a local fire fighter. She is also an avid napper that enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her 5 dogs. 

  • Laurie
    Kennel Director

    Laurie is originally from Jacksonville, NC and is married with 3 sons, 3 dogs, 2 cats and a rabbit. She has been an employee here with us for 3 years taking care of our boarders and hospitalized patients. She enjoys crafting, cooking and camping during her free time. 

  • Jewel

    Jewel is originally from Virginia Beach, VA and is married with 1 child and 4 dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family during her free time. 

  • Karen

    Karen is a Manteo, NC native that has recently relocated to Tyner, NC. She enjoys hunting, fishing, riding horses, going to the beach and spending time with her daughter. She has 3 dogs, 3 horses, 20 chickens, 4 ducks and a pig. 

  • Jennifer
    Head Receptionist

    Jennifer is orininally from Maryland but has lived here for 13 years. She is married with 4 dogs, 1 cat, 1 bunny, 5 chickens and 1 rooster. She has worked in the veterinary field for 12 years. She enjoys going on long hikes with her dogs and observing nature at its finest. 

  • Shevon
    Animal Nurse

    Shevon is originally from Meriden, Connecticut but has lived here for 6 years. She has 2 cats and 2 dogs, is aspiring Aquatic Veterinarian and is currently placing applications to Veterinary School.  She enjoys traveling, puzzles and Escape Rooms. 

  • Jenny
    Head Animal Nurse

    Jenny is a Hertford, NC local that has worked in the veterinary field for 4 years. She is married to a machinery technician in the Coast Guard with 10 cats and 1 mastiff. She enjoys playing with her cats and gardening during her free time. 

  • Kayla
    Head Animal Nurse

    Kayla is originally from Myrtle Beach, SC but has lived here for 9 years. She has been in the veterinary field for 7 years and has 4 dogs. She enjoys spending time outside, gardening, fishing, hunting, and crafts. 

  • Courtney
    Animal Nurse

    Courtney is a Camden, NC local that has been in the veterinary field for 2 years. She has 1 dog and 1 cat and enjoys binge watching Netflix, spending time with friends, and shopping.

  • Dan
    Nurse Assistant

    Dan is a Virginia Beach, VA local and is retired, but found interest in the veterinary field. He has 4 cats and enjoys reading and watching TV. 


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I love Pasquotank Animal Hospital. They saved my dog McKenzie's Life."
    Alice G. - Elizabeth City, NC

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